Monday, 26, February, 2018

World

The President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev sent a letter to the Federal Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany Angela Merkel in connection with numerous victims in the terrorist attack in Berlin.

The President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev expressed his sincere condolences to the President of Russia Vladimir Putin on the death of the Russian Ambassador in Turkey Andrey Karlov, the press service of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said.

The President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev expressed condolences to Turkey in connection with the terrorist attack in Kayseri province.

At the initiative of the President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev a telephone conversation with President Nursultan Nazarbayev Kazakhstan was held.

The President-elect of Uzbekistan, Shavkat Mirziyoyev expressed deep condolences to the President of Turkey, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and the whole Turkish people after the terrorist act in Istanbul, which killed dozens of people.

The Uzbek Foreign Minister Abdulaziz Kamilov is attending the OSCE Ministerial Council which is being held in Hamburg on 8-9 December 2016.

On December 8, the Foreign Minister of of Uzbekistan Abdulaziz Kamilov, who is taking part in the regular meeting of the OSCE Ministerial Council in Hamburg held bilateral meetings with Minister of Foreign Affairs of Poland, Witold Waszczykowski, Hungarian Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Péter Szijjártó, Austrian Federal Minister for Europe, Integration and Foreign Affairs, Sebastian Kurz and the Canadian Foreign Minister, Stéphane Dion.

On December 7, 2016 the Foreign Ministers - from Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, and Kyrgyzstan met with the U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry at the Fairmont Vier Jahreszeiten Hotel in Hamburg, Germany. The Foreign Minister of Turkmenistan was unable to attend.

Twleve people were killed and 22 were injured in a road accident with a bus and truck in the Khanty-Mansi Autonomous District. The accident occurred on the Tumen-Khanty-Mansiisk federal highway, 31 km from Khanty-Mansiisk. There were 34 people in the bus.

The United States and the Central Asia countries will hold a meeting in C5+1 format, Mark Toner, the US State Department deputy spokesman said.